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I won't be using my hybrid for two months - what should I do to avoid battery drain?

I'm the happy owner of a 2013 Toyota Prius. I'm leaving the UK for two months in winter and wonder what actions you recommend I take with leaving the car on the drive? The longest I've left the car unused has been one month and in that time the batteries got very low.

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Your problem will not be the hybrid battery, it'll be the 12 volt engine battery. Worth checking with your Toyota dealer whether you can safely disconnect it. There is a special procedure for 'jump starting' Toyota hybrids, not at the battery itself, but at a connector in a box under the bonnet with the earth lead of the starter battery connected to the hybrid car's body structure.
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